Well leave it up to Toby Keith to surprise me a little. He recently chatted with The Dallas Morning News and one of the subjects that came up was his preference for outdoor venues as opposed to nice air conditioned arenas. Toby says, "There's just something about the vibe that makes it more of an adult show, lets you take it to an adult level." "You've got people up on the hill urinating and fighting and having sex, major tailgating ... half the audience is drunk before I ever go on stage." All that revelry, he says, "lets me be...
Well at least the TMZ photog didn't mistake Tim McGraw for Billy Ray Cyrus this time. The gossip site caught up with Tim and asked him about kicking the guy out of his concert this weekend. Tim says he was being abusive to the girl he was with. Check out the video here. Still waiting for YouTube video of the incident, I'm amazed none has surfaced yet.
Yesterday I brought you the sad news that 9 to 5: The Musical was going to be shut down but I had hoped they would go on tour so that the rest of us would be able to see the show. Well ask and you shall receive apparently because now comes this bit of happy news from Playbill.com....the show will go on - on tour that is. The Broadway production will close its doors on September 6th after just 148 performances and 24 previews, but then will head out on a national tour with their first show to be performed...
Jack Ingram visited the carnival and rode the rides. Apparently the bear ride doesn't have a weight limit because there were a lot of people packed into that thing.
Country Music News on Jason Aldean, Brad Paisley, Toby Keith and Michelle Branch http://www.honkytonktv.com
Luke Bryan is this year's honorary chairman for National Hunting and Fishing Day and now we can see (and hear) his public service announcements. Check 'em out below. NFH Day takes place September 26th and you can find out more info by visiting http://www.nhfday.org. There you can also listen/watch PSAs by Jeff Foxworthy. Thanks Meg for the tip.
Okay, now this is a way to make me giggle in the morning. Lisa and Ray over at US99.5 interviewed Randy Houser and he talked about dress codes and attractive concert goers...as well as the not so attractive ones. Funny stuff.